Say no to Plastic Bottles
DISTURBS THE ENVIRONMENT
IT' TAKES ¼ LITER OF OIL TO MAKE A 1 LITER BOTTLE
A pollutant in
Plastic has a giant carbon footprint when it comes to extraction. On top of that, the plastic that doesn’t end up in a recycling bin can be a huge pollutant in our environment, to the oceans, killing wildlife and contaminating ecosystems.
Isn’t it crazy how we prefer to put effort into manufacturing and shipping bottles, while you (in a lot of places) can just go to the tap to fill your glass or reusable bottle?
1 REUSABLE BOTTLE REPLACE 167 PLASTIC BOTTLES IN 1 YEAR!
IT TAKES 7 LITERS OF WATER TO MAKE A 1 LITER BOTTLE
Not buying single use plastic bottles are a long term behavioral change. We can all do it easily. It will help the planet and your wallet.
A lot of water flushes out in the Niagara falls. 2,4 million liters per second. In combination with 85-thousand liters of oil, enough to produce (only) 343-thousand 1 liter plastic bottles. We (humans) use 20.000 plastic bottles per second!
Annual consumption of plastic bottles is set to top half a trillion by 2021, far outstripping recycling efforts and jeopardizing oceans, coastlines and other environments. Source: The Guardian, 2017.